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The Flying Dog

) #754 of 1,808 Restaurants in Edinburgh ££ - £££ British, American, Diner
24 Henderson Street, Edinburgh EH6 6BS, Scotland
+44 131 467 7712
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (24 reviews)
“onion rings” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, American, Diner
££ - £££
24 Henderson Street, Edinburgh EH6 6BS, Scotland
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11 - 20 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 1 August 2016

Thought we'd give it a bash after buying an Itison voucher. In some of the other reviews, they say they've never had a better hot dog. I suggest you spread your wings and look elsewhere because my hot dog was like rubber. It squeaked when...More

1  Thank Helen W
Reviewed 30 July 2016

I bought. £12 voucher from itson. My wife had a chicken burger, I had a burger with bacon & cheese. Really excellent. We shared the chips, I had a beer and my wife had a glass of white wine all included in price. All excellent...More

1  Thank sandyc1948
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Visited early sat evening on way to concert. Nice welcome from owner and we loved the decor in place. Food cooked to order and it was delicious and very good value for money. Crispy onion rings as a side were fab .. Will defo be...More

Thank denisemartin07
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Was in here a fortnight ago with a Itison voucher for gourmet dogs and chips with a beer. Nice place with a lovely chatty woman serving us drinks, cooking our meal and finding time to stop and spraff. Very friendly. She could do all this...More

Thank cowdenbeefy70
Reviewed 23 July 2016

After reading the review below, entitled "Rude Staff" I felt it was time I reviewed the Flying Dog. I have been a regular here for well over a year now, heading in most Sundays. My husband and I enjoyed the gourmet hotdogs so much our...More

Thank SunshineGirlSally
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Bought the deal off ITISON - expiry date of 22nd July, but does say in the conditions that it should be booked before 8th July. Tried to book on 14th July for the 19th July (before the voucher expired) but was told I wasn't able...More

Thank 9Ricky_1974
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

I have been here a few times with friends only for a drink - first time Iv eaten here. I had the cheese burger, chips and coleslaw. It was all cooked perfectly - the coleslaw was obviously home made. Really nice atmosphere. Would recommend- I...More

Thank Suzylamb
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Expensive menu especially for soggy frozen chips and cheap tasting coleslaw. The burger was beyond burnt it was crunchy and could not be eaten. Do not order from here you will be disappointed.

Thank Amanda R
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Bought vouchers for this on Itison, after seeing a rating of 4.5 on tripadvisor. We made a booking for sunday teatime. I liked it on arrival - trendy + quirky. Unfortunately it went downhill from there...the staff member was neither pleasant nor friendly. We did...More

Thank Abi S
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

This is a great DIner in the heart of Leith which really deserves a visit Once you've tried the food uou"ll be back! The same thing in the centre of town would have a queue out of the door! I love it!

1  Thank Jean G
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John D
Hi, Does anyone know if children are welcome. Thanks
15 June 2016|
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Response from LeeMcD123 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
British, American, Diner
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Henderson Street, Edinburgh EH6 6BS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 467 7712